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EU deploys Election Observation Mission in Nigeria

    EU deploys Election Observation Mission in Nigeria

In response to an invitation by the Nigerian government, the European Union (EU) has deployed an Election Observation Mission (EOM) to the Presidential, Parliamentary, Gubernatorial and State Assembly elections to [...]

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10 years of successful i-voting in Estonia

    10 years of successful i-voting in Estonia

An outstanding study carried out by Kristjan Vassil and Mihkel Solvak, political researchers at the University of Tartu in Estonia, confirmed that electronic voting has proven its worth over the [...]

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Lithuanian Parliament to discuss i-voting for 2016

    Lithuanian Parliament to discuss i-voting for 2016

This February, Lithuania is not only celebrating the 97th anniversary of its independence from the Russian Federation and, the 25th anniversary of its State formal reestablishment from the Soviet Union [...]

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Media urged to provide accurate information on electoral processes in Ghana

    Media urged to provide accurate information on electoral processes in Ghana

The executive secretary for Ghana’s National Media Commission, George Sarpong recently urged media outlets to contribute to election administration by improving the quality of information in the electoral process for [...]

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6 reasons to keep an eye on the 2015 Nigerian Elections

    6 reasons to keep an eye on the 2015 Nigerian Elections

1. Wind of democratic change in Africa’s giant. Even though incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan’s People's Democratic Party (PDP) has dominated Nigerian politics since civilian rule was restored, political experts argue [...]

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The UNDP for more inclusive elections in Latin America and the Caribbean

    The UNDP for more inclusive elections in Latin America and the Caribbean

The UNDP has launched the Global Programme for Electoral Cycle Support (GPECS), a program to sensitize and train indigenous communicators and journalists in electoral cycle dynamics and on new information [...]

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The growing popularity of i-voting in Estonia

    The growing popularity of i-voting in Estonia

As the 2015 Estonian Riigikogu (Parliament) elections draw closer, voters across the globe will begin looking up to those citizens who seem to have one foot in the future, and [...]

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